Sen. Gillibrand Proposes Legislation To Help Schools With Asthmatic StudentsIn the Bronx, crisscrossed by expressways and dotted with old industrial sites, asthma rates are sky high.
School Districts Forced To Sacrifice Vacation Time After String Of Snow DaysSome school districts have gone over their allotted number of snow days, and now, it is cutting into vacation time.
Cuomo Supports Proposal For Two-Year Property Tax FreezeThe proposal calls for the state to subsidize the cost of the freeze in 2014 with its budget surplus.
No School Monday For Several Districts On Long Island After BlizzardAt least eight school districts on Long Island have canceled classes for Monday, in the wake of the blizzard that left more than 30 inches of snow in parts of Suffolk County.
New Jersey School Budgets Deadline Is TuesdayThe state budget adopted late last month called for about $850 million more in state subsidies than the previous year. About half that amount was added at the end of the budget process.
Brooklyn Residents, Community Board Fight New SchoolIn Brooklyn, a local community board is trying to nix the city’s plan for a new school in Kensington.